The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
London / City of London
Rank 102 97 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Perl 53 52 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.83% 1.69% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 3.82% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 73
Median daily rate £538 £488 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £419 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1458 1360 2320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.38% 44.26% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1121 1911
Median daily rate £475 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 97 (70.29%) Python
2 93 (67.39%) Linux
3 63 (45.65%) Unix
4 62 (44.93%) Java
5 58 (42.03%) DevOps
6 54 (39.13%) Puppet
7 48 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (34.06%) Bash Shell
9 43 (31.16%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (29.71%) Finance
11 34 (24.64%) Ansible
12 33 (23.91%) Banking
13 32 (23.19%) Ruby
14 31 (22.46%) Amazon AWS
15 28 (20.29%) Opscode Chef
15 28 (20.29%) Windows
16 26 (18.84%) Oracle
17 25 (18.12%) Apache
18 23 (16.67%) Red Hat
18 23 (16.67%) SQL
19 22 (15.94%) Jenkins
20 21 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 21 (15.22%) PHP
21 20 (14.49%) Tomcat
22 18 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
22 18 (13.04%) Git (software)
22 18 (13.04%) Firewall
23 17 (12.32%) XML
24 16 (11.59%) C++
24 16 (11.59%) SQL Server

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (18.12%) Apache
2 20 (14.49%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.80%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.35%) JBoss
4 6 (4.35%) nginx
4 6 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.62%) IIS
6 3 (2.17%) Mule ESB
6 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.72%) CICS
8 1 (0.72%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.72%) Jetty
8 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.72%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Relativity
1 2 (1.45%) Ringtail
1 2 (1.45%) Summit
1 2 (1.45%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (0.72%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.72%) Orchestrade
2 1 (0.72%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.80%) GitHub
3 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.90%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.17%) PaaS
6 3 (2.17%) SaaS
7 2 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.72%) G Suite
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.04%) Firewall
2 11 (7.97%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.52%) SSL
4 8 (5.80%) HTTP
4 8 (5.80%) LDAP
5 7 (5.07%) DNS
5 7 (5.07%) LAN
5 7 (5.07%) SSH
6 5 (3.62%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (3.62%) WAN
7 4 (2.90%) Network Security
7 4 (2.90%) VPN
8 3 (2.17%) Internet
9 2 (1.45%) DMZ
9 2 (1.45%) FTP
9 2 (1.45%) Multicast
9 2 (1.45%) VoIP
10 1 (0.72%) AMQP
10 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (9.42%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.80%) MySQL
5 7 (5.07%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.62%) Big Data
7 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.90%) DB2
9 3 (2.17%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.45%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.45%) Redis
10 2 (1.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.25%) Subversion
4 9 (6.52%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.80%) JIRA
6 7 (5.07%) Hudson
7 5 (3.62%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.90%) Ant
8 4 (2.90%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.17%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.17%) Maven
9 3 (2.17%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.17%) Mocha
9 3 (2.17%) Selenium
9 3 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.45%) Gradle
10 2 (1.45%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.45%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (29.71%) Finance
2 33 (23.91%) Banking
3 10 (7.25%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.80%) Retail
5 7 (5.07%) Front Office
6 3 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.17%) Legal
7 2 (1.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) French Language
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (32.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (17.39%) Developer
3 20 (14.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 18 (13.04%) Unix Engineer
5 16 (11.59%) Java Engineer
6 13 (9.42%) Administrator
7 10 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.52%) Perl Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Consultant
9 8 (5.80%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (5.07%) Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (5.07%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.35%) Architect
12 5 (3.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.62%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 5 (3.62%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.62%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.32%) XML
2 12 (8.70%) HTML
3 11 (7.97%) .NET
3 11 (7.97%) Web Services
4 9 (6.52%) Middleware
5 8 (5.80%) LAMP
5 8 (5.80%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (5.80%) SOAP
6 7 (5.07%) JSON
6 7 (5.07%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (4.35%) XSLT
8 5 (3.62%) CSS
9 4 (2.90%) Ajax
9 4 (2.90%) CGI
9 4 (2.90%) jQuery
9 4 (2.90%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (2.90%) Node.js
9 4 (2.90%) REST
10 3 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.25%) Clustering
2 10 (7.25%) Public Cloud
3 8 (5.80%) Equities
3 8 (5.80%) Fintech
4 7 (5.07%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.07%) Fixed Income
5 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.17%) Derivative
7 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.45%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.72%) User Experience
9 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 93 (67.39%) Linux
2 63 (45.65%) Unix
3 28 (20.29%) Windows
4 21 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.25%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.80%) CentOS
6 8 (5.80%) SUSE
7 5 (3.62%) Solaris
8 4 (2.90%) AIX
8 4 (2.90%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.72%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.72%) Android
10 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.03%) DevOps
2 48 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (31.16%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 13 (9.42%) Scrum
7 10 (7.25%) ITIL
8 9 (6.52%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.07%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.07%) High Availability
9 7 (5.07%) Low Latency
10 6 (4.35%) API Testing
10 6 (4.35%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.35%) Build Automation
10 6 (4.35%) OO
10 6 (4.35%) Project Management
10 6 (4.35%) SDLC
10 6 (4.35%) TDD
11 5 (3.62%) Regression Testing
11 5 (3.62%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 97 (70.29%) Python
2 62 (44.93%) Java
3 47 (34.06%) Bash Shell
4 32 (23.19%) Ruby
5 23 (16.67%) SQL
6 21 (15.22%) PHP
7 16 (11.59%) C++
8 15 (10.87%) PowerShell
8 15 (10.87%) Shell Script
9 12 (8.70%) C
10 9 (6.52%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.62%) AWK
11 5 (3.62%) Go
11 5 (3.62%) sed
12 3 (2.17%) C#
12 3 (2.17%) Groovy
13 2 (1.45%) Korn
13 2 (1.45%) VB
13 2 (1.45%) VBA
13 2 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.45%) CCNA
3 2 (1.45%) CCNP
3 2 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.45%) CISSP
3 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) CEH
4 1 (0.72%) CISA
4 1 (0.72%) CISM
4 1 (0.72%) CISMP
4 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) GIAC
4 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.45%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
3 2 (1.45%) WCAG
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (11.59%) Docker
2 12 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.17%) NFS
6 2 (1.45%) oVirt
6 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.72%) Gluster
7 1 (0.72%) HDFS
7 1 (0.72%) iptables
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.72%) vCloud
7 1 (0.72%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.72%) vSphere
7 1 (0.72%) Xen
7 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 54 (39.13%) Puppet
2 34 (24.64%) Ansible
3 28 (20.29%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.80%) Nagios
4 8 (5.80%) Salt
5 7 (5.07%) Control-M
6 5 (3.62%) HAProxy
6 5 (3.62%) Kubernetes
6 5 (3.62%) Terraform
7 3 (2.17%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.45%) EnCase
8 2 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.45%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.45%) Kibana
8 2 (1.45%) logstash
8 2 (1.45%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.45%) OpenView
8 2 (1.45%) Rundeck
8 2 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.45%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 26 (18.84%) Oracle
2 23 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 16 (11.59%) Atlassian
3 16 (11.59%) VMware
4 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.52%) Splunk
6 6 (4.35%) Veritas
7 5 (3.62%) Cisco
7 5 (3.62%) IBM
7 5 (3.62%) Sybase
8 4 (2.90%) HP
8 4 (2.90%) Murex
8 4 (2.90%) Serena
9 3 (2.17%) Google
9 3 (2.17%) Remedy
9 3 (2.17%) Symantec
9 3 (2.17%) WorldPay
10 2 (1.45%) Black Duck
10 2 (1.45%) Sonatype
10 2 (1.45%) Veracode
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